Online information about the APA citation style
How to Cite Sources https://lib.westfield.ma.edu/cite
The Education Department uses APA style citations. Some examples:
Article from a print source
Draper, R. J., & Hall, K. M. (2006, Summer). The Possibility of Democratic Educational Research
to Nuture Democratic Educators. Action in Teacher Education, 82(2), 66-72.
Article from one of the Library databases
Baniya, S., & Weech, S. (2019). Data and experience design: Negotiating community-oriented digital research
with service-learning. Purdue Journal of Service-Learning and International Engagement, 6(1), 11–16. https://doi.org/10.5703/1288284316979 [Please note: A doi is NOT a database URL]
Lilly, J., Peacock, A., Shoveller, S., & Struthers, D. (Sept. 2014). Beyond levels:
Alternative assessment approaches developed by teaching schools. Research Report.
Selection from a Book
Kuhn, D. (2005). What are Inquiry Skills? In Education for Thinking (pp. 40-42).
Cambridge, MA: Havard University Press.
The following websites provide a simple way to create a citation. Fill
in the information about the item, then copy and paste the citation
into your bibliography or footnote.
APA (6th), MLA, Chicago, Turabian
APA (7th), MLA, Chicago, AMA
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